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Title
In jail on Easter morn
Additional title: One Easter Sunday morn within a city prison cell, some young men talked of home so far away [First line of song]
Additional title: You remind me of my mother Miss who lives so far away [First line of chorus]
Names
Stanistreet, J.W. (Composer)
Stanistreet, J.W. (Lyricist)
Bunte, Fred W. (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: Phila, Pa.
Publisher: The State Music Co
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Mothers and sons
Male prisoners
Forgiveness
Love, Maternal
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover illustration features a jail cell window with a cross and Easter lillies.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by J.W. Stanistreet ; arr. by Fred. Bunte.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): df8ceed0-c594-012f-20a4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "In jail on Easter morn" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec09-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "In jail on Easter morn" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec09-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). In jail on Easter morn Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec09-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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In jail on Easter morn